beach pea

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Synonyms for beach pea

wild pea of seashores of north temperate zone having tough roots and purple flowers and useful as a sand binder

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Dune grass performed well to the addition of fertilizer, the reaction of spike trisetum was mixed, while the beach pea was impacted negatively.
"The beach pea is a legume and they tend to grow better if the substrate is poor.
Based on the results, Boudreau and his colleagues would not recommend beach pea be used in revegetation efforts in areas with similar soil.
We caught up to her at the Beach Pea Baking Co.--a Green Alliance member--in Kitty, Maine.
Last year, the students built a 13-foot Beach Pea (a small rowing and sailing boat), a Haven Class Sloop and an Arundel 27 - a beautifully designed powerboat.